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Janek Sternberg (born 19 October 1992) is a German footballer who plays as a left-back for 1. FC Kaiserslautern.[1]

Janek Sternberg
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Sternberg in 2018
Personal information
Full name Janek Sternberg
Date of birth (1992-10-19) 19 October 1992 (age 26)
Place of birth Bad Segeberg, Germany
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Left-back
Club information
Current team
1. FC Kaiserslautern
Number 3
Youth career
1996–2006 Leezener SC
2006–2007 SV Eichede
2007–2011 Hamburger SV
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2013 Hamburg II 66 (3)
2011–2013 Hamburg 0 (0)
2013–2017 Werder Bremen II 47 (4)
2014–2017 Werder Bremen 25 (0)
2017–2018 Ferencváros 16 (1)
2018– 1. FC Kaiserslautern 22 (1)
National team
2009 Germany U18 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20:06, 3 July 2018 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 29 January 2017

Club careerEdit

Sternberg joined Werder Bremen in 2013 from Hamburger SV. After initially playing matches with Werder's reserve team, he made his first team debut in a Bundesliga game against SC Paderborn 07 on 29 November 2014. He played the full game in a 4–0 home win.[2]

On 21 January 2017, Sternberg joined Ferencváros.[3]

In May 2018, 1. FC Kaiserslautern, newly relegated to the 3. Liga, announced Sternberg would join for the 2018–19 season having agreed a contract until 2021.[4]

International careerEdit

Sternberg is a youth international for Germany at the U18 level.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Germany - J. Sternberg - Profile with news, career statistics and history - Soccerway". soccerway.com. Retrieved 29 November 2014.
  2. ^ "Werder Bremen vs. Paderborn - 29 November 2014 - Soccerway". soccerway.com. Retrieved 29 November 2014.
  3. ^ "Werder Bremen: Janek Sternberg wechselt doch zu Ferencvaros Budapest". Kreiszeitung (in German). 21 January 2017. Retrieved 21 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Zwei Neue: FCK holt Sternberg und Biada". kicker Online (in German). 30 May 2018. Retrieved 30 May 2018.
  5. ^ http://datencenter.dfb.de/profil/165025